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DXB runway closure will hurt Emirates – again

Dubai International Airport (DXB) is preparing for an extensive runway closure next month. From May 9 until June 22, the Northern runway will be out of service for refurbishment. It will definitely have an impact on the operations of its major users, Emirates and...

Get Ready to Re-Number Runways

The earth’s magnetic poles have been shifting.  The north magnetic pole has shifted from Canada towards Siberia in recent years, as shown in this very short video from EASA. The speed of the change is quite noticeable from 2000-2019, and if the trend continues, could...

What’s next for Heathrow?

London’s Court of Appeal produced a most interesting surprise on February 27 as it has thrown London Heathrow’s third runway expansion plans out of the window. For now, that is. Airport expansion plans have found their Waterloo in other court cases before, but what...

America’s Top Twenty Delayed Airports

We got access to the September data and have updated several of our models that are driven by the On-Time data.  Here is another of our Top Twenty presentations, this time focusing on airport arrival delays. The map shows where the top twenty are located, with the...
Asia rising

Asia rising

Using data from the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore we modeled some of their information to demonstrate the...